Fishlake is a village to the North East of Doncaster in South Yorkshire home to approximately 700 people. It especially rose to national fame in recent times due to the unfortunate flooding in November 2019, as the banks of the river Don burst flooding many homes and businesses in the area. As experts in flood… Read More »Fishlake Flooding – River Don, South Yorkshire
A confluence is the name given to the spot at which two rivers combine to become one. At such confluences the river normally continues as one of those two river names or are renamed to a completely different river. In this article we look at 7 of the main river confluences in Yorkshire, where some… Read More »Confluences – Where 7 Great Rivers Meet in Yorkshire
There are numerous Yorkshire Rivers which flow across the UK’s largest county running across across the Yorkshire countryside and through our major towns and cities. They are a big part of why those cities are there in the first place as historic settlers grew around those local locations. You can see on this map of… Read More »What are the Main Yorkshire Rivers?